EOPS/CARE/CalWORKs Application

EOPS now accepting applications for the Spring 2018 semester.

EOPS is currently full for the fall 2018 semester. However, we welcome you to apply in October for the spring 2019 semester. Applications will be processed on a rolling basis until the program is full. For additional information about the application process and to download the EOPS application, please click here.

EOPS Steps to Success

If you are interested in enrolling in EOPS, please complete the following items before submitting an EOPS application. If you are having difficulties or need further assistance, please call (714) 484-7368 or come by our office in Cypress College Complex, room 201.

  • Step 1: Apply to Cypress College
    If you are a new incoming student to Cypress College, complete your Cypress College application at cypresscollege.edu.
  • Step 2: Assessment
    Complete your English and Math assessment tests. Bring the results to the EOPS office when turning in your application. For information on alternative methods to satisfy this requirement, please contact the Assessment Office at (714) 484- 7223.
  • Step 3: Apply for BOGW
    Apply for the Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGW) by completing FAFSA. You can do this online at fafsa.ed.gov.
  • Step 4: Obtain Transcripts
    If applicable, obtain previous college transcripts from all colleges attended (may be unofficial).
  • Step 5*: EOPS Application
    Submit your completed EOPS application and supplemental documents (assessment results and unofficial transcripts) to the EOPS office as soon as possible. Applications are accepted until the program is full.
  • Step 6: EOPS Orientation
    Attend a scheduled EOPS orientation if your application is approved.

*Please contact the EOPS office for application submission dates.